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u.s. navy is now joining the efforts to cool the reactor is down with the power knocked out since the tsunami seawater has been used to cool the plant but it contains salts which is damaging the reactor units the u.s. navy should arrive shortly and began pumping fresh water into the damage reactors. japan is urging the tokyo electric co. to be more transparent about the information about the reactors. it is causing people to suffer skin burns from highly radioactive water. >> the situation at the nuclear power plants is still unpredictable. we are trying to prevent it from getting worse we cannot allow ourselves to be optimistic. >> levels of radioactive iodine in sea water up to 19 mi. offshore are 5 to 1200 times higher than normal. there may be some sort of leakage directly into the ocean. the crisis was weighing heavily on the minds of dozens of people who offered their help today at fund-raisers in chicago. >> both fund-raisers today brought out a small crowds but they had big hearts. the japanese american service committee combined classical japanese bands with a bake sale
that the u.s. cannot stand idle when it comes to libya civil war but any action will be taken with the help of u.s. allies not by american forces alone . >> the changes in the region will not and cannot be imposed by the united states or any foreign power ultimately it will be driven by the people of the arab world. . >> just hours later lebron announced a ceasefire promising to halt to attacks on anti- government rebels but an opposition member the coastal city said the announcement had not stopped the fighting . >> secretary of state henry clinton said it's the action of gaddafi that will influence mobile response. . >> will continue to work with our partners in the international community to press gaddafi to leave and to support the legitimate aspirations of the libyan people . >> should gaddafi remain the role of the u.s. in the operations is a source of debate. . >> to do you think the u.s. was too slow to respond to the situation in libya? text yes or no 29799 it.no to 9799 [ male announcer ] it's a rule of nature. you don't decide when vegetables reach the peak of perfection. the veg
engineers restart upon it was sent coolants over the reactors. there are reports tonight that the u.s. is helping . >> the rhodesian debt levels have dipped. we do not expect hs of radiation to reach the west coast, hawaii and alaska or the u.s. territories in the pacific and not as for america's next and in japa planes arriving fromd chicago and other u.s. cities are chirping radiation detectors jered homeland security are saying that there is no threat as thought earlier . >> all local agencies including the chicago department of aviation and tell reporters the of information needs to come directly from the department of homeland security or u.s. borders and customs. they say as of tonight and there is little cause for concern . >> while watching japan's nuclear crisis american federal's seven extra careful in monitoring flights arriving in from tokyo. according to the department of homeland's security it was because of the card will not any of the passengers or their luggage. a spokesman for american airlines says it was medical equipment that tripped alarms in chicago. today u.s.
around the country. the tone for u.s. engagement. the president's nationally televised speech on libya. from the national defense university in washington president obama addressed the nation monday night to clarify the purpose of the u.s. mission in libya. >> when our interests and values are at stake we have a responsibility to act. that is what has happened in libya. >> the explanation comes more than one week after the u.s. military and coalition of allies began military action to enforce the united nations no- fly zone in the civil war-torn country. president obama explains actions the united states has taken to protect the libyan people from the brutality of muammar gaddafi. >> we will deny the regime arms, cut off its cash and assist the opposition. we will work with other nations to hasten the day when he leaves power. >> republicans and democrats have leave criticize the president's plan. >> these concerns and questions are equally relevant in the senate and congress since it is the responsibility of congress to declare war. if it is war. of course to fund our military >
with missile strikes. >> barbara hall has tonight's top story. >> the u.s. military as part of an operation that includes key allies such as france and the u.k. launched missiles on libyan leader mall mar gaddafi's forces. dozens of missiles landed in the area. president barack obama speaking from brazil said that the u.s. it will not have troops on the ground but could not idly stand by while ago gaddafi friend his people with more violence. >> that is the cause of this coalition. >> pentagon officials say that the purpose of the mission called operation odyssey don is controlled. >the french air force began the operation by launching fighters over libya, and especially around the rebel stronghold area of of the gauzy. some claim that civilian areas are being hit by the launches. >> local lawmakers weighed in on today's action it was very important for this country to make a statement. >> i don't think there should be any u.s. boats on the ground and libya but if we can help the rebels hang on and prevent civilian slaughter coming we will have done a good thing. >> there are families aroun
or went to visit family or friends. >> it was family from both the u.s. in india as well as staff who called the police concerned about the doctors safety when she didn't show up to work last tuesday morning. investigators do not want to speculate right now on what may have happened or if anyone may be involved. >> i don't focus on one aspect of the investigation and overlook something else. at this time we just don't know what has happened and we are keeping all of our options open. >> president barack obama will address the nation talking about libya to our nights. it has been one week since an international coalition and began firing missiles and flying air missions to enforce united nations approved no-fly zone. nato is now getting ready to take over operations in libya. >> an unusual sight in unusual times, a libyan man and it just liberated city is thank for correlation airstrikes that have helped give rebels the chance to regroup. a successful weekend for the opposition. on sunday they also added a key oil town to their territory. democratic senator had this to say about who
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a concern for hawaii and to the west coast of the u.s. feared the worst never came. a president obama offered condolences . >> international relief efforts are beginning to mobilize. and to begin what is expected to be a very long recovery effort . >> more than 8000 japanese troops have been deployed to locate missing people who may be alive beneath the rubble paired in the meantime th. digitalis' your situation . >> sphere the earthquake hit i lin southern she bewitches about several hours away from where the epicenter was. but we could still feel heavy shakes. the . >> can you tell us what you saw were you able to walk around it? . >> my surroundings weren't as bad as what was being seen on the news. when i got back home there were a few things broken. but for the most part i think the major thing that affected everyone wasn't the phone's been out. it wa. >> thought about how you helped the kids in the class that you are and at the time of the quake amonte being from the midwest we usually don't have a lot of earthquakes. it was definitely my first big one so i was naturally in shoc
. >> experts here in the state's main timeworn of an creasing risk of nuclear dangers . >> the u.s. putting unmanned military drums over japan's nuclear sites to get a clearer picture from above. on the ground on japan heroic workers at the reactor site continue their on-again off-again task of trying to reduce the nuclear threat. tonight dozens of refugees in shelters are being tested for possible contamination and rescue teams searched the snell for survivors. . >> in fact it's very much an international problem many countries advising their citizens to leave japan as quickly as possible. in the face of a possible nuclear meltdown. and this country the source of it heated debate on capitol hill. . >> right now according to your executive director you are doing nothing new. i haven't heard anything appeared i look at what germany is doing a look at what switzerland is due when none of them are panicking at all. i think they're being weis.weiswi. >> first of all we're going to be looking very seriously at what happens in japan and if we get information that tells us that there is a safety i
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-fly zone. u.s. forces still have a major role. all 28 nato allies agreed to a plan to take over trying to protect civilians from gaddafi. the u.s. will step back from a no-fly zone in days they say. >> nato is well-suited to coordinate this international effort. insuring that all participating nations are working effectively together toward our shared goal. >> the agreement falls short of taking full command of all military operations in libya. the u.s. will still be a key on the ground. arab the dissipation in the coalition has increased trade the united arab emirates is contributing 12 planes. nearly killed when the violence erupt all around him as he does a live report. >> it's a toy. >> richard and go had to duck for cover. he's working in libya as a correspondent. that's part of the territory when it comes to covering conflict in the middle east. >> a glimmer of good news from japan need cash other radioactive iodine in tokyo's top water has dropped to levels considered safe for babies. some say hours after their plans to distribute bottled water to tens of thousands of pare
address the human rights council. the u.s. has not ruled out any options to help the libyan people achieve democracy. . >> we will continue to explore all possible actionoptions frac. for actions. . >> the pentagon says there now repositioned the naval and air forced to prepare for any actions that may be needed to deal with libya and gaddafi and the u.s. has frozen many billions in gaddafi's assets. a former agent president is not going anywhere. his assets have also been frozen. documents show that his family may have secret back about councibank accounts.. >> i think we need a much more aggressive policy on the high seas to make it extraordinarily dangerous for parents to leave their home waters. . >> 50 ships are held in pirate custody with 800 international crew members. these pirates and have exported hundred million dollars in ransom. and growing threats to ships. also broad powers for unseen commanders who havattacked and sank ships that tonight the voice of bernie made off from prison he's there for stealing billions it and that pundit scheme. he also opens about the pain he cause
won't fix things either. because of a changing world they u.s. does not dictate global oil prices. nothing is one to prevent somebody whose newly wealthy in china to it from getting a car in china and filling, so for now and maybe from now on if you want to drive your going to have to pay. here in the suburbs public transportation options are limited. . >> we may look back at this one day as low. . >> howard simons and the voice of doom where the voice of realism. it is not good any way you look at it. simmons says that he doesn't see prices ever going down again and that is definitely going to hurt. . >> two weeks ago today professor northwestern university made a split-second decision that eventually made world headlines. he allowed sex and a classroom on stage witnessed by hundreds of students. . >> professor john michael bailey while declining and on air interview. it says that he is hoping that the whole scandal will blow over with time. bailey says that he has yet to be interviewed by anybody associated with university investigations. he said that it could be months before a
economy behind in the u.s. and china. it's an important player in the supply chain. . >> cross the area there's room for help out. how did japan an'e good news as well as dozens of the people from the chicago area who had been living or working in japan were able to make it home safely today. all of them have quite a story to tell. including a man who was teaching japanese kids to even speak english . >> ready with a homemade sign at the store family anxiously awaits neck to arrive. no one more excited than his mom to see him. she spent all day trying to reach and . >> i was scared out of my wits. i just didn't know what to think i was just hoping for the best . >> after spending the last few days trying to get home he finally made it. he has spent the last year teaching english in the small town of comice true but 60 mi. northwest of tokyo. . >> emotional reunions continue throughout the afternoon. a woman embraces her granddaughter. every traveler from japan we spoke with today say they felt the first quake and the aftershocks were just as terrifying . >> we've always felt aftershocks
the earthquake in u.s. and non it would be coming, he rushed to his daughter's school when no one was there he rushed from shelter to shelter looking for her. he was terrified. >> he found bodies on the street. >> finally he was able to find her alive and well. he then went to the tory to his parents' house which is not livable anymore. he fled to neighboring england state. >> the road condition is just too bad to travel. >> they lost everything in hurricane katrina, they rebuild their lives and the chicago suburbs. her father told her on the phone last night that they know that they can do as well. tonight he is grateful was still very scared. >> we're so relieved that they're safe. i'm hoping that my sister and her three children and her husband are safe to. >> she is very optimistic because her sister lives in an elevated mountain area. lots of people that could not get through yesterday are now getting through to their loved ones. although there are still many more who were still trying to get through. a lot of people are missing still. >> the wisconsin democratic state senators who stayed
on the radicalization of muslim americans. as a possible threat to the u.s.. rally's both for and against were held. king says that there is a threat. >> we're talking about calcutta , there has been self radicalization going on. >> the democratic congressman of the first muslim elected to congress is worried that it could make matters worse and agrees that the committee should investigate the idea but does not i agree on singling out a particular community. >> libya is now using helicopters and their protests. a fierce battle took place today near gaddafi's home town. if it fell under the control of rebel forces it would be a huge boost for them. the chief of staff is advising caution when proceeding in dealing with the forces. >> as the president said all options are on the table with this task to be an international effort yet world leaders will join together and deliver a strong response against gadhafi, hundreds of people have died when the uprisings broke out on february 15th and they also said it's in the best interests of the libyan people for gaddafi to step down. >> a man tried to hang hi
and the threat of a nuclear meltdown continues. >> aid from the u.s. and other countries has arrived, and more help is on the way. the death toll and japan continues to climb. japan's prime minister is calling it the country's worst crisis since world war two, more than 10,000 people are feared dead from the earthquake in tsunami and thousands are still missing. >> he knows where his children are but his wife is not been found yet. >> there are incredible images of survival. on the ground, workers continue to go through rubble but with each passing hour the chances of finding people alive dwindle. >> i decided to make every effort to survive. >> in the hardest-hit areas there is little food and water and limited electricity. power will be rationed off, a desperate situation worsened by the threat of a possible nuclear meltdown. it has caused widespread evacuation. japanese officials have upgraded the earthquake's magnitude to nine. bow. this could be the most expensive disaster in modern world history. the estimate is $100 billion in damage. >> the destruction in japan is adding up to empty sh
are mexican citizens here in the u.s. illegally. >> chicagos inspector general said the city is wasting money and use to get rid of truck drivers. the drivers do nothing more than take of the workers to job sites and wake wait while those workers do their jobs. a long-term city labor contract exchange is impossible. >> the city has to offer staff work that in the private sector would be done with fewer workers and therefore more cheaply. again at a cost 18 million the year to the taxpayer that the hundred $80 million. the city of chicago give up this statement today. on capitol hill closer to reaching a tentative budget compromise to avoid a government shutdown it would cut out least $33 million in this year but it's that 23 million more than democrats ever agreed to. house committee members are debating how to hit the number of the deal might still fall through when it comes to how the cuts are made. in libya a major defection from gaddafi's circle. gaddafi's forces have the rebels on the run again despite air strikes. the rebels have lost all their recent gains. tonight cia officers are o
to to name just next door. two u.s. warships 400 marines on standby for humanitarian regulations. secretary state hillary could 10 says noclinton says all optionsn the table now. meantime the libyan leader gadhafi is making nice sending a convoy of food to guns which is not in his hands now. sherman said that rising ol prices could be bad for the economy. but it's not a long- term risk he thinks. he believes a political term or erupting all over the middle east is driven up prices at the pump. the average gas price is now up over $3.40 per gallon. as for today a chemical been to create fake pot when into effect. products like cape to mary joy and spice were allowed to skirt around the law. because they were labelled as incense. it's already been banned in more than a dozen states and several countries. . >> here's what you're seeing tomorrow chicago tribune and exclusive report for tradition reporter.from transportation re cubs fans are all over the world raising a glass bottle or can. today is here carry its birthday in speaking of the cuba preseason broadcasting on sunday. coming up lotte
. >> kirk says the nuclear plant holds 1,100 t of spent fuel rods awaiting permanent storage. the u.s. to spend more than 25 years and $10 billion developing the nuclear waste repository in nevada. it is tucked away 100 mi. from the nearest population. the bickering over the use of the facility should end in order to having long term storage site for nuclear fuel rods. they hope to this form is not just political grandstanding. bulls' fever sweeping the city. black tickets on sale. >> 1200 rubber duckies vanished. >> live from the at&t chicago the official drawing of the illinois lottery. >> your winning lottery numbers for friday march 25th to does 11. best of luck. >> more than 300 cbs students showcased their science high jinks at the first annual science fair today. the fair featured everything from chemistry, physics aerospace and zoology. >> i concluded that all the medications were extremely tough active. >> the top 55 students will be invited to bring their exhibits to the center at the university of illinois in may. the top four students will be invited to bring their ex
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and, the muslims that served in the u.s. military. this comes three weeks after the house had a hearing on the threat posed by radical muslims. >> radiation assisted with the troubled japanese nuclear plant lead to made it all went to the western suburbs. according to the air tonight, test samples taken into page county has shown low levels of radiation but is not expected to cause any problems. in the meantime a very difficult balancing act in japan today. nuclear power plant workers tried to keep crippled reactor school while also preventing a radioactive water from leaking into the ocean. they have been pumping in spring water to keep the radioactive fuel from overheating. contaminated water has been out. >> taking heat an anti-abortion group gets blasted over this controversial billboard. >> a broken heart may actually hurt. there maybe a real reason getting dumped is physically painful periods. [ male announcer ] when chips ahoy! real chocolate chips collide with original heath toffee bars every delicious cookie is crammed with chocolatey toffee joy.
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